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2.7 How Not To Measure Temperature

 

 

SUMMARY

The hotness or coolness of a material is best measured relative to some objective standard. In this video the author demonstrates why our skin is not an objective standard. Duration: 2:52.

 

VIDEO CHECK QUESTIONS

2.7a What is the difference between a hot and cold cup of coffee?
2.7b When does the body of water in this video labeled as "warm" actually feel cool?
2.7c When does the body of water in this video labeled as "warm" actually feel hot?

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